In the wake of a lawsuit, North Carolina lawmakers have penned a plan to allow teachers to retain tenure—but grant large pay raises only for those teachers who agree to relinquish it.
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May 28, 2014
May 23, 2014
Dallas will implement a performance-pay system similar to the one that its superintendent designed for a Colorado district.
December 12, 2013
New Mexico's governor has proposed several new pay initiatives.
July 11, 2013
Tennessee is the latest state to require teacher compensation to factor in performance, not just experience and credentials.
June 05, 2013
An agreement in Cleveland establishes a new pay schedule for teachers and paves the way for implementing the mayor's Cleveland Plan.
May 23, 2013
An Iowa education bill would create new professional and pay opportunities for teachers.
May 23, 2013
Several new proposals to link teachers' salary to classroom performance have emerged in recent weeks.
May 16, 2013
Tennessee will use federal funds to encourage its best teachers to teach in underperforming schools.
April 02, 2013
In advance of a 2014 performance-pay mandate, a Florida lawmaker wants new salary funding to be allocated based on merit.
February 27, 2013
A performance-bonus program in Charlotte, N.C., focusing on improving instructional practices appears to pay dividends.